French - Aromatic silver-grey leaves and small purple flowers topped with rose-purple bracts. Often winter-hardy given some protection.
Hidcote Blue Strain - A compact plant with deep blue flowers and contrasting foliage. Lovely as a fragrant low hedge or border edging. Lavender is unbeatable as a low growing hedge, the flowers may be used to scent drawers of linen or in potpourri.
Dwarf Munstead - Reliable, popular variety with scented leaves and flowers. Grow by path edges to release the scent, loved by bees. Unbeatable as a low growing hedge, the flowers may be used to scent drawers of linen or in pot-pourri. Lavendula angustifolia. This open plant is an early flowering selection with more blue in the flowers. Dwarf Munstead lavender seeds are the most aromatic of the English lavenders, giving off a sweet and delicate perfume. It is great for drying, hung by itself or with other tiny flowers. Dwarf Munstead works well in containers or raised beds, and will reward the grower with masses of aromatic cut flowers that can be easily dried. Lavender flowers are edible, and highly attractive to pollinators. Sow some Dwarf Munstead Lavender seeds in your organic herb or vegetable garden this year. Plant height: 38cm (15").